Sermons on Catechesis

Trinity, 2021

O blessed, Holy Trinity, divine, eternal Unity, God Father, Son, and Holy Ghost, Be Thou this day our Guide and Host. Amen. (ELH #80) God’s grace, mercy, and peace are yours from God our Father, through our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. In the Name of the Father, and of the Son and of the…

Sunday after Ascension, 2021

16 May 2021 O King of glory, Lord of hosts, uplifted in triumph far above all heavens, leave us not without consolation but send us the Spirit of truth whom You promised from the Father; for You live and reign with Him and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever. Amen. (TDP) God’s grace,…

Easter 6, 2021

O Father, we thank Thee for the Church which Thou hast raised up in many parts of the earth, and we pray for all those whom Thou hast called into it; guide them through perplexities; defend them amid oppression and hatred; strengthen and uphold those who face persecution for Christ’s sake, and evermore enrich them…

Easter 4, 2021

April 25, 2021 (2015) Easter 4, Jubilate O heavenly Father, Whose blessed Son, Jesus Christ, did weep at the grave of Lazarus, His friend: Look, we beseech Thee, with compassion upon those who are now in sorrow and affliction: comfort them, O Lord, with Thy gracious consolations; make them to know that all things work…

Easter 2, 2021

11 April 2021 (based on 2016) Quasimodo Geniti Lord God, heavenly Father, we thank You for Your great, unspeakable grace in appointing through Your Son, our Lord Christ, the Holy Gospel and Holy Sacraments for our comfort, that in them we might find forgiveness of sins. And we beseech You to put Your Holy Spirit…

The Resurrection of Jesus Christ, 2021

Easter Christ is risen! Alleluia! God rested on the seventh day. So ended the first week of Creation. The evening came, and the morning. So began the second week of Creation. Of course, when God rested, He continued sustaining all things by the word of His power. There are echoes of “Let there be…” still…